26 Elmwood Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

Last Sold Price
1/2 Baths
6,593 Sq. Ft.
$780 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Beautiful cul-de-sac in Cambridge's prestigious Brattle area. Impressive 1899 Colonial Revival single-family residence perfectly sited to benefit from natural light throughout the day. Luxuriously renovated. Comfortable and elegant. A summary of sophisticated buyers' goals: gracious & open reception rooms; excellent floor plan allows for wide variety of activities; abundant natural light & oversized windows; many bedrooms, studies, & baths; superb connectivity of concert-quality audio/video, internet;...

Property Details for 26 Elmwood Avenue

MLS Area
West Cambridge
Colonial Revival
Garage Spaces
Parking Spaces
Parking Spaces Total


Sold By Tai Tung Realty, Inc., Shu Ngon Chau

Listing Agent

  1. Christian Jones

    Alternative Listing Agent



    P: 617.240.0799

Building Information for 26 Elmwood Avenue

Stories-Year Built1899Building Size-Lot Size0.20 AC / 8,799 SF

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$20,074 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 26 Elmwood Avenue

General Details
    Property Details
  • Property Type: Single Family
  • Single Family Type: Detached
  • Community Features: Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Medical Facility, Bike Path, Highway Access, House of Worship, Private School, Public School, T-Station, University
  • Basement Info: Y
  • List Date: 11-10-2018
  • List Number: 7.2422626E7
  • Water View: No
  • Waterfront: No
  • Year Built Description: Approximate, Renovated Since
  • Year Built Source: Public Record
  • SqFt Total: 6593
  • SqFt with Basement: Yes
  • Square Feet Source: Measured
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
  • Basement Features: Full, Finished, Interior Access, Bulkhead, Concrete Floor
  • Num of Full Baths: 4.0
  • Num of Half Baths: 2.0
  • Fireplaces: 8
  • Flooring: Wood, Tile, Vinyl, Hardwood
  • Interior Features: French Doors
  • Master Bath: Yes
    Exterior Features
  • Construction: Frame
  • Exterior: Clapboard
  • Exterior Features: Porch, Patio, Professional Landscaping, Screens, Fenced Yard, Garden Area, ET Irrigation Controller
  • Lot Description: Paved Drive, Fenced/Enclosed, Level, Other (See Remarks)
  • Roof Material: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
    Parking Features
  • Parking Features: Off-Street, Improved Driveway, Paved Driveway
  • Electric: Circuit Breakers
  • Energy Features: Storm Windows
  • Heating: Central Heat, Forced Air, Humidifier, Gas
  • Cooling: Central Air
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer
  • Utility Connections: for Gas Range, Washer Hookup
  • Water: City/Town Water
Room Information
    Master Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom Level: Second Floor
  • Master Bedroom Desc: Bathroom - Full, Bathroom - Double Vanity/Sink, Closet - Walk-in, Flooring - Hardwood, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
    Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Second Floor
    Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Second Floor
    Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 4 Level: Third Floor
    Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 5 Level: Third Floor
    Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 1 Level: First Floor
  • Bathroom 1 Desc: Bathroom - Half
    Bathroom 2
  • Bathroom 2 Level: Second Floor
  • Bathroom 2 Desc: Bathroom - Full
    Bathroom 3
  • Bathroom 3 Level: Second Floor
  • Bathroom 3 Desc: Bathroom - Full
    Dining Room
  • Dining Rm Level: First Floor
    Family Room
  • Family Rm Level: First Floor
  • Kitchen Level: First Floor
  • Laundry Level: Basement
    Living Room
  • Living Rm Level: First Floor
    Other Room 1
  • Other Room Name 1: Bedroom
  • Other Room Level 1: Third Floor
    Other Room 2
  • Other Room Name 2: Exercise Room
  • Other Room Level 2: Basement
    Other Room 3
  • Other Room Name 3: Media Room
  • Other Room Level 3: Basement
    Other Room 4
  • Other Room Name 4: Workshop
  • Other Room Level 4: Basement
Property Information
    Property Info
  • Acres: .20
  • Road Type: Public, Publicly Maint., Cul-De-Sac, Dead End, Sidewalk
    Tax Information
  • Assessments: $3,489,700
  • Page: 18
  • Tax ID: 417415
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Taxes: $19,034
  • Zoning: res
  • Terms Feature: Contract for Deed
Building / Association Information
    Living Characteristics
  • Beds Total: 6
    Other Building Characteristics
  • Foundation: Poured Concrete, Fieldstone, Brick

Property History for 26 Elmwood Ave

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Jun 7, 2019


MLS PIN #72422626

Apr 17, 2019

Under Agreement

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Apr 17, 2019


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DateEvent & SourcePrice


MLS PIN #72422626


Under Agreement

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MLS PIN #72422626

For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 26 Elmwood Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$1,879,300Additions$1,610,400Total$3,489,700
Tax Record2019$20,729
Home Facts
Beds8Baths5Total Finished SqFt4,955 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt4,955 SqFtUnfinished Basement SqFt2,050 SqFtStories3Lot Size8,800 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1899ZoningA1CountyMIDDLESEXAPNM:00240 L:00018

Schools near 26 Elmwood Avenue

Buckingham Browne & Nichols SchoolPrivatePK-120.2 mi
Shady Hill SchoolPrivatePK-80.2 mi
St Peter Elementary SchoolPrivatePK-80.6 mi
Vassal Lane Upper SchoolPublic6-80.6 mi

Buckingham Browne & Nichols School

PK-12, 0.2 mi, Private


Shady Hill School

PK-8, 0.2 mi, Private


St Peter Elementary School

PK-8, 0.6 mi, Private


Vassal Lane Upper School

6-8, 0.6 mi, Public


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Property Details for 26 Elmwood Avenue

MLS #72422626
Year Built1899
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeSingle Family / Detached
Taxes$19,033.64 / year
HOA Fees-
CountyMiddlesex County

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